Fighting Fires & Breaking Barriers
Against The Current vol. 145

Flynn, Kate
http://www.solidarity-us.org/node/2688

Publisher:  Against The Current
Date Written:  01/03/2010
Year Published:  2010  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX13623

Having a young daughter and working in the building trades, I am always scanning cultural representations of construction and skilled trades work to see if there are women. Whether Sesame Street or Wendy on “Bob The Builder,” women — in cartoon form at least — are partially visible in the presence of tools and heavy machinery.

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